Pierron, Illinois

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Pierron, Illinois

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Pierron strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Pierron Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Pierron, Illinois

Comparing Pierron to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 8
Well-Paid Single Men 7 5
Age of the Population 3 3
Racial Diversity 3 3
Senior Citizens 2 3
Female Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 7
Portion of People Married 7 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 9 7
People in Middle Class or Better 6 4
Median Family Income 4 2
College Educated Adults 3 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 9 10
Public Transportation Use 8 6
Short Commute Times 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 9 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 8
Affordability of Rents 5 6
People Living Alone 4 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Pierron Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 42 miles E of St. Louis, Missouri
County Bond
P.O. Box Zip Codes 62273
Phone Area Codes 618
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.776
Longitude -89.52

Pierron Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 12.9 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 36 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
Distance 25.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 37 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 71 F
Annual Precip 40.1 inches
Distance 26.2 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 35 F
Apr Temp 43 to 64 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.9 inches
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Pierron Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 653 100%
Male 339 51.9%
Female 314 48.1%
Under 18 179 27.4%
18+ 474 72.6%
65+ 68 10.4%
Median Age 34.9
Average Family Size 3.16
White 631 96.6%
African-American 1 0.2%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 4 0.6%
Mixed Race 15 2.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 0.9%

Estimated Pierron Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 654
Growth 1
Growth % 0.2%

Pierron Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 44.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.8%
US/American 12.6%
English 9.3%
Irish 9.1%
French (except Basque) 2.3%
European 1.4%
Welsh 1.2%
Italian 1.2%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Dutch 0.8%
Polish 0.6%
Swiss 0.6%
French Canadian 0.4%
Scottish 0.4%
Swedish 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Czech 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Pierron 653 $37,813
Breese 4,048 $54,242
Grantfork 254 $48,750
Greenville 6,955 $45,557
Highland 8,438 $52,240
Old Ripley 127 $35,417
Pocahontas 727 $37,000
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